Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Iowa

Applies to States or Provinces Iowa
Name Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (Iowa)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Environmental Protection Commission, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website http://coolice.legis.iowa.gov/cool-ice/default.asp?category=billinfo&service=iowacode&ga=83&input=455I

Last Review 2014-09-15


This legislation adopts a version of the federal Uniform Environmental Covenants Act, specifying long-term limitations on land use for certain restricted areas.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Jerah Sheets
Department Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Division Environmental Protection Commission

Phone 515-313-8909

Email jerah.sheets@dnr.iowa.gov
Website http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/BoardsCommissions/EnvironmentalProtectionEPC.aspx

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Iowa Code 455I
Date Enacted 2005